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Chinese hacker group caught bypassing 2FA | ZDNet

By Catalin Cimpanu for Zero Day | December 23, 2019 — 06:15 GMT (22:15 PST) | Topic: Security Image: Fox-IT Security researchers say they found evidence that a Chinese government-linked hacking group has been bypassing two-factor authentication … Continue reading

December 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Chinese hacker group caught bypassing 2FA | ZDNet

  Security researchers say they found evidence that a Chinese government-linked hacking group has been bypassing two-factor authentication (2FA) in a recent wave of attacks. The attacks have been attributed … Continue reading

December 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Joker’s Stash Advertises More Stolen Payment Card Data

A new batch of stolen payment card data has appeared on the notorious Joker’s Stash underground marketplace. The new listing appears related to breaches at four different restaurant chains in … Continue reading

November 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

Attackers Demand $14 Million Ransom From IT Services Firm

Virtual Care Provider Inc., which provides cloud hosting and other services to more than 110 healthcare entities, including nursing homes and assisted living facilities, is struggling to bounce back from … Continue reading

November 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Microsoft Warns Users: Beware of Damaging BlueKeep Attacks

Now that security researchers have located the first exploits that take advantage of the BlueKeep vulnerability in Windows, Microsoft is warning users to apply patches the company issued for this … Continue reading

November 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

US military will no longer use floppy disks to coordinate nuke launches

As we alarmingly learned in 2014, the US military has been using 8-inch floppy disks in an antiquated ’70s computer to receive nuclear launch orders from the President. Now, the US strategic … Continue reading

October 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

Pitney Bowes Says Ransomware Behind System Outages

Mailing equipment manufacturer Pitney Bowes says it has been hit by file-encrypting malware, disrupting customers’ ability to use many services. But the firm says that no client data appears to … Continue reading

October 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

NSA Is Latest Intelligence Agency to Sound VPN Patch Alarm

If one of your nation’s intelligence agencies issues a cybersecurity alert, pay attention. That’s because warnings from the U.S. National Security Agency, U.K.’s GCHQ and the Canadian Center for Cyber … Continue reading

October 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

DoorDash Says 4.9 Million Records Breached

Food delivery startup DoorDash says 4.9 million customer, contactor and merchant records were breached after “unusual activity” by a third-party service provider. The company says it became aware of an … Continue reading

September 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

Supply Chain Attacks: Hackers Hit IT Providers

Any attacker able to hack into an IT or managed service provider can gain access not only to that organization’s network, but potentially also the network of every one of … Continue reading

September 21, 2019 · Leave a comment